Author Solutions under ‘investigation’

Penguin-owned Author Solutions Under Investigation for ‘Deceptive Practices’

News by Dean Fetzer March 5, 2013
A New York law firm is looking into claims that the self-publishing service hasn’t lived up to it’s end of bargains made with authors. Is a lawsuit imminent?
Simon & Schuster Announce Self-Publishing Service

Simon & Schuster Announce Self-Publishing Service

News by Christopher Shultz November 28, 2012
Archway Publishing claims to make self-publishing a breeze, but is it really any different from a vanity press?
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Penguin's Parent Company Acquires Vanity Presses Accused Of Scamming Authors

News by Rob Hart July 23, 2012
Penguin’s parent company, Pearson, has purchased Author Solutions, which owns several vanity presses that have been accused of milking authors for money.